Senior Consultant

Phone: +44 (0)7425 301 094

Alex works within the consultancy team and provides guidance and support on a range of subjects relating to PPA organisation and negotiation, as well as flexible generation routes to market. He also provides guidance on support schemes including the Renewables Obligations and Feed-in Tariff.

During Alex’s time at Cornwall Insight, he has consulted on a number of projects including:

  • Consulting on renewable subsidy schemes in the UK and Northern Ireland
  • Power Purchase and Market Risk Options for renewable portfolios
  • Future changes to the battery storage industry.

Alex has eight years experience working across the renewables and flexible sectors in roles with Smartest Energy and Peak Gen Power and has experiences include obtaining accreditation for a wide range of renewable projects under either the RO or the FiT scheme, managing the Feed-in Tariff License for an independent supply company and assisting projects through the Capacity Market preliminary accreditation and auction process.

Latest thinking

Regulation and policy

Government Announces Record Budget for Contracts for Difference Allocation Round 6

The government has released the budget and reference prices, along with the auction parameters, for the upcoming Contract for Difference (CfD) Allocation Round 6 (AR6). As recently reported, there were considerable questions outstanding about the parameters which will be used in the auction and significant pressure was placed on AR6...

Energy Market Design

Are prices going to rise in Contracts for Difference Allocation Round 5?

A number of factors may be about to put an end to the trend for falling energy prices in the Contracts For Difference (CfD) scheme. The CfD scheme has provided strong subsidy support whilst also providing consumers robust levels of protection. High investor confidence and steady reductions in capital costs...